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Kalushi: The Story of Solomon Mahlangu to feature at 37th Durban International Film Festival

MEDIA RELEASE Kalushi, the South African feature film directed by Mandla Dube, about the life of freedom fighter Solomon Mahlangu, is scheduled to be screened at this year’s edition of the Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) which takes place from June 16 to 26.
World Premiere of Nobody’s Died Laughing  - A Journey with Pieter-Dirk Uys

World Premiere of Nobody’s Died Laughing - A Journey with Pieter-Dirk Uys

kykNET films and Vry Films in association with Lion’s Head Productions and Who Projects are proud to announce Nobody’s Died Laughing, a theatrical-action-documentary that celebrates the life and work of performing artist and activist Pieter-Dirk Uys, will have its world premiere at the 37th Durban International Film Festival on  Sunday, June 19…
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS for the 2016 Market Incubator is now OPEN!

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS for the 2016 Market Incubator is now OPEN!

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS for the 2016 Market Incubator is now OPEN! APPLY ONLINE Deadline: April 30th, 2016. The CaribbeanTales Incubator (CTI) is a year-round development and production hub, for Caribbean and Caribbean Diaspora Producers, that aims to create strong compelling and sustainable content for the global market. The ultimate goal of…
DIFF 2017 call for entries

DIFF 2017 call for entries

DIFF 2017 CALL FOR ENTRIES   The Durban International Film Festival submissions for the 2017 edition of the festival are open! The Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) invites filmmakers from across the world to submit their Short, Documentary or Feature Fiction films to screen in the festival from 13-23 July…
’THE VISIT’ - BE PART IN A PAN-NATIONAL LIVESTREAM EVENT

’THE VISIT’ - BE PART IN A PAN-NATIONAL LIVESTREAM EVENT

BE PART IN A PAN-NATIONAL LIVESTREAM EVENT     The evening of the event will involve a panel discussion, Skype interview with an astronaut, and the premiere screening of the film 'THE VISIT - An Alien Encounter' by director Michael Madsen. "...’THE VISIT’ DARES TO GO WHERE NO SCI-FI FILM…
36th DURBAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 16-26 JULY 2015

36th DURBAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 16-26 JULY 2015

This July sees the Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) return for its 36th year of cinematic celebration. From 16 to 26 July, the city will be illuminated by the wonder and diversity of global cinema, with over 200 screenings in 9 venues across the city. Alongside this selection of the…
CALL OUT FOR SUBMISSIONS FROM BLOGGERS AND CRITICS

CALL OUT FOR SUBMISSIONS FROM BLOGGERS AND CRITICS

The 36TH Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) would like to invite film bloggers and critics to be part of this year’s festival. The festival is scheduled to take place from 16th – 26th July and comprises of over 200 local and international films. Selected film reviewers will be offered full…
DIFF 2015 - CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

DIFF 2015 - CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Durban, South Africa: The Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) will celebrate its 36th edition from 16 to 26 July 2015. Presenting over 250 screenings of cutting-edge cinema from around the world, with a special focus on films from South Africa and Africa, the festival exhibits films in a diversity of…
SA FILM AYANDA ANNOUNCED AS DIFF'S OPENING NIGHT FILM

SA FILM AYANDA ANNOUNCED AS DIFF'S OPENING NIGHT FILM

The highly anticipated South African film Ayanda, directed by Sara Blecher and produced by Real Eyes in association with Leading Lady Productions, has been announced as the opening night film of the 36th The Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) which takes place from 16 to 26 July this year.
6th DURBAN FILMMART DELEGATE REGISTRATION OPENS

6th DURBAN FILMMART DELEGATE REGISTRATION OPENS

Delegate registration for the Durban FilmMart (DFM), Africa’s premier film finance and co-production forum is now open. Now in its 6th edition, the DFM, which takes place from July 17 to 20, is a joint project of Durban Film Office, the City’s industry development unit, and the Durban International Film…
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